2001 grand am gt.the steering is not locked,in park but key wont budge.. on 2001 Pontiac Grand Am

ive been turning wheels all the way left the right while turning the key,or trying to turn the key.nothing is working.I do get power to the car,sometimes while turning wheel and tring to turn key,the inner light comes but key never turns..crying all day,need help..plzzzz

by in Stella Niagara, NY on January 06, 2013
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2 answers
ANSWER by , January 06, 2013
try another key if you have one if that doesnt work you might need a new ignition cyl
ANSWER by , March 11, 2015
try moving the key in and out slightly while trying to turn it on. The steering wheel does not lock on this vehicle. Probably needs a new lock cylinder. There is a recall for that.